Ricardo Campos
Salvador, BrasilPraia do Forte, BrasilPraia do Forte, BrasilSalvador, Brasil
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Ricardo Campos is an assistant professor at the ICT Departmental Unit of the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar (IPT) and member of LIAAD-INESC TEC, the Artificial Intelligence and Decision Support Lab of U. Porto.

[IPT Website] [LIAAD Website]

 

 

He is PhD in Computer Science by the University of Porto (UP), MSc. on Computer Science Engineering by the University of Beira Interior (UBI) and BSc. in Maths and Computer Science, currently Computer Science (UBI).

[UP Website] [UBI Website]

 

 

He completed his PhD thesis on 5th of June 2013, under the supervision of Professor Gaël Dias and Professor Alípio Jorge and an evaluation committee composed of Professor Ricardo Baeza-Yates VP of Yahoo! Research Labs, Professor António Branco, University of Lisbon, Professor Luis Torgo, University of Porto and Professor Cristina Ribeiro, University of Porto.

[Gaël Dias Website] [Alípio Jorge Website] [Ricardo-Baeza Website] [António Branco Website] [Luis Torgo Website] [Cristina Ribeiro Website]

 

 

His work on temporal information retrieval led him to won the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2013 and to be distinguished as an “outstanding” researcher by the INESC TEC research lab.

[Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2013 Website] [INESC TEC Bulletin Website]

 

 

His research interests are Information Retrieval, Web Mining and Information Systems. In particular, he focuses on how temporal features impact the improvement of web search systems.

 

He has published research in the fields of Information Retrieval and has been guest to participate in some research projects.

 

He is an editorial board member of the Information Processing & Management Journal (Elsevier), co-chaired international conferences and workshops in Information Retrieval, being also a program committee member of several international conferences. He is also one of the Guest Editors of a special issue of Information Processing and Management Journal on “Time and Information Retrieval” and co-author of the "Survey of Temporal Information Retrieval and Related Applications" published by the ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR).

 

 

2013

 

Phd in Computer Science in the Faculty of Sciences - Department of Computer Science (DCC) of the University of Porto (UP). Supervisor: Gaël Dias. Co-Supervisor: Alípio Jorge. Juri: Professor Ricardo Baeza-Yates VP of Yahoo! Research Labs, Professor António Branco, University of Lisbon, Professor Luis Torgo, University of Porto and Professor Cristina Ribeiro, University of Porto.

[UP Website] [DCC Website] [Gaël Dias Website] [Alípio Jorge Website] [Ricardo-Baeza Website] [António Branco Website] [Luis Torgo Website] [Cristina Ribeiro Website]

 

 

2005

 

Master Degree in Informatics Engineering at the University of Beira Interior (UBI), Department of Computer Science (DI). Dissertation Title: "Automatic Hierarchical Clustering of Web Pages using Web Content Mining Techniques". Supervisor: Gaël Dias. Juri: Associate Researcher Gabriel Pereira Lopes, New University of Lisbon.

[UBI Website] [DI Website] [Gaël Dias Website] [Gabriel Lopes Website]

 

 

2002

 

Under-Graduate Degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Beira Interior (UBI), Department of Computer Science (DI) and Department of Mathematics (DM).

[UBI Website] [DI Website] [DM Website]

 

 

June 2013 - Present

Assistant Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar (IPT), Departamental Unit of ICT.

[IPT Website]

 

 

 

October 2003 - June 2013

Assistant at the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar (IPT), Departamental Unit of ICT.

[IPT Website]

 

 

 

March 2007 - May 2007

Invited Professor at the University of Beira Interior (UBI) - Computer Science Department (DI).

Technological Specialization in Software Development and System Administration (Databases).

[UBI Website] [DI Website]

 

 

 

April 2006 - July 2006

Invited Professor at the University of Beira Interior (UBI) - Faculty of Arts (FL).

Master Degree in Digital Libraries (Computer Science Applied to Libraries).

[UBI Website] [FL Website]

 

Information Systems


Definition, Analysis and Solution Design;

 

Requirement Definition;

 

Data Warehouse;

 

Data Marts Development;

 

ETL (Extraction, Transformation and Loading);

 

Development of Data Extraction and Transformation Processes;

 

Data Quality Analysis;

 

Business Intelligence.

 

 

Databases


 

Database Design;

 

Database Administration;

 

Script Development.

 

 

Information Retrieval


 

Temporal Information Retrieval;

 

Web Content Mining;

 

Web Page Clustering;

 

Web Information Search and Retrieval.